ALAMEDA -- It's no secret Tyvon Branch is one of the fastest guys on a team full of fast guys.But the strong safety's kickoff return skills?
OAKLAND -- Aside from their pride and psyche, the Raiders emerged relatively unscathed from their heartbreaking 28-27 loss to Detroit.Kick returner Bryan McCann was the only Raiders player unable t
OAKLAND -- The biggest "Matchup to Watch" in my Raiders-Detroit game preview was the one between Raiders cornerback Stanford Routt and Lions receiver Calvin Johnson.And while Routt fared
ALAMEDA -- The last time the Raiders suffered a pair of disheartening defeats it appeared as though they were circling the drain -- home losses to Kansas City and Denver by a cumulative 66-24.
It would be unfair and, really, false to say the Raiders are playing with house money in taking on unbeaten and untied defending Super Bowl champ Green Bay in their house on Sunday.Besides, the Rai